Hofner Ignition Violin Bass Review


Sister site Bass Guitar Review checks out the Hofner Ignition Violin Bass. How will this modern Chinese adaptation compare to its iconic predecessor? Check out the video to hear what we thought.


Taking a lead from their 70s Violin Bass models the Ignition Violin Bass guitars from Hofner lets you get your hands on one of the world”s iconic basses. In contrast to the HCT model this version has a fully hollow body and of course comes with the famous Hofner control panel, wooden bridge and Hofner style tailpiece. The Hofner Ignition Violin bass comes at the perfect price point for players requiring the classic Hofner sound on a budget.

  • Left handed model available in Sunburst only. Finish
  • Limited Availability Transparent Black Wood Top
  • Spruce Wood Back
  • Flame Maple Wood Sides
  • Flame Maple Centreblock
  • None Neck: Maple/Beech/Maple
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood Scale: 30″/76cm
  • Nut Width: 42mm
  • Number Of Frets
  • 22 Pickup Neck
  • Hofner Ignition Staple Nickel Pickup
  • Bridge: Hofner Ignition Staple NickelSRP

SRP £355